Stoke, Andover, Hampshire Sp11
A well presented terraced cottage with accommodation arranged over three floors together with a good size enclosed garden, situated off a small side lane in the heart of the village
A terrace cottage, approached by quiet country lane leading from the village road. Constructed with brick elevations under a slate roof, the property has been extended and improved, with an impressive conservatory/garden room providing a spacious family room, kitchen with ‘Rayburn’ cooker (for cooking, domestic hot water and central heating) and sitting room with log burning stove. On the first floor is the main bedroom and a large bathroom. Stairs lead to a further double bedroom on the second floor. There is a mains pressure hot water system, oil fired central heating with radiators having individual thermostats. Outside there is off-road parking for two vehicles, the garden is a good size with apple trees and a 15’ x 8’ timber store/workshop and lean-to with power and light.
The cottage is situated in the hamlet of Stoke which has a public house and the Bourne rivulet running through the valley. There is easy access from the cottage to a nearby play area and footpaths for country walks. The adjacent village of St Mary Bourne has a primary school, church, modern village hall, a Post Office and shop, two public houses and cricket ground with bowling green. The nearby towns of Andover and Newbury offer fast mainline rail services to Waterloo and Paddington respectively, together with a comprehensive range of shopping, educational and leisure facilities. An excellent rail service to Waterloo is also available from Whitchurch, about three miles distant. The cathedral city of Winchester is approximately 20 minutes’ drive away. The A34 and A303 roads and M3 and M4 motorways are all within easy reach.
SITTING ROOM Open fireplace with rolled steel wood burning stove on stone hearth, deep recess to either side of chimney breast with shelving. Two sash windows to front aspect. Pendant light point. Open doorway into:
KITCHEN Belfast sink unit with mixer tap and beech drainer. Range of attractive hand-built solid wood high and low level cupboards and drawers incorporating a dresser style unit with glazed display cupboards, shelving and herb drawers. Solid beech butcher block work surfaces. Oil fired Rayburn with traditional double hob for cooking, domestic hot water and central heating built into chimney recess on tiled plinth. Under-counter space for day fridge and freezer. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Led down lighters. Pine door to understairs cupboard. Painted T&G panelled to walls. Former window overlooking the garden room/conservatory. Step up and open doorway into:
GARDEN ROOM / CONSERVATORY Constructed of brick plinths supporting UPVC double glazed elevations beneath a pitched glass roof with decorative ties and central pendant light with fan. Oak effect flooring. Part obscure glazed door to side. Glazed double doors at end opening onto patio and garden. Panel door to staircase rising to first floor.
LANDING Further turning staircase with half landing and balustrade to side, shelving and Velux sky light rising to second floor. Panel door to bedroom one. Part decorative obscure glazed door to bathroom. Ceiling light point.
BEDROOM ONE (Double bedroom) Cast iron Victorian fireplace (not in use). Recess to either side of chimney breast, both with built-in wardrobe cupboards. Sash window to front aspect. Pendant light point.
LARGE BATHROOM Free-standing four claw roll top Burlington bath with mixer tap/hand held shower attachment. Burlington pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back. High level WC. Double glass doors into corner enclosure with shower and massage jets. Timber effect flooring. Part obscure glazed window to rear aspect with distant views towards countryside. Painted timber clad ceiling with inset down lighters (one concealing extractor fan).
Panelled door into:
BEDROOM TWO (Double bedroom) Skilling ceiling, exposed brickwork and T&G panelling to one wall above. Velux sky light to front and rear aspect. Down lighters.
Gravelled off-road PARKING AREA.
Lawned area. Plastic oil tank screened by laurel. Two apple trees and quince. Wrought irongate leading to crazy paved area with well. Espalier hawthorn. Further lawned area with borders.
REAR GARDEN Well enclosed by fencing and mature shrubs. On the rear boundary is:
Timber garden SHED / WORKSHOP (about 15’ x 8’ / 4.6m x 2.4m). Power and light connected.
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Note: No household services or appliances have been tested and no guarantees can be given by Evans & Partridge.
POST CODE SP11 0NE.
From Stockbridge proceed in a northerly direction on the A3057 to Andover. Once in the town, take the A343, passing under the railway bridge, proceed through Enham Alamein and continue down the hill into Hurstbourne Tarrant. Take the first turning on the right hand side and follow the road into Stoke. On entering the village take the first turning on the right into Chapel Lane, follow the lane round and the entrance to the property will be found on the right hand side (take the path to the Conservatory entrance).
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